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    World War 2 Transport Aircraft (1939-1945)

    World War 2 proved the logistical value of the dedicated transport aircraft to an unprecedented degree.





    There are a total of (54) World War 2 Transport Aircraft (1939-1945) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin.



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    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Airspeed Horsa
    Airspeed Horsa
    Type: Towed Glider Transport
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar 232 Tausendfussler (Millipede)
    Arado Ar 232 Tausendfussler (Millipede)
    Type: Medium Transport Aircraft
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Armstrong Whitworth Albemarle
    Armstrong Whitworth Albemarle
    Type: Transport Aircraft / Glider Tug
     
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Avro Anson
    Avro Anson
    Type: Light Transport / Coastal Reconnaissance / Crew Trainer / Communications Aircraft
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Avro York (Type 685)
    Avro York (Type 685)
    Type: Four-Engined Heavy Transport / Airliner Aircraft
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Beechcraft C-45 (Expeditor)
    Beechcraft C-45 (Expeditor)
    Type: Utility / Trainer Aircraft
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv 222 Wiking (Viking)
    Blohm and Voss Bv 222 Wiking (Viking)
    Type: Long Range Reconnaissance / Transport Flying Boat
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv P.111
    Blohm and Voss Bv P.111
    Type: Asymmetric Maritime Patrol / Long-Range Reconnaissance Aircraft Proposal
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing B-29 Superfortress
    Boeing B-29 Superfortress
    Type: Strategic Long-Range, High-Altitude Heavy Bomber Aircraft
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing XB-15 (XBLR-1 / Grandpappy)
    Boeing XB-15 (XBLR-1 / Grandpappy)
    Type: Long Range Heavy Bomber Prototype
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Buckingham
    Bristol Buckingham
    Type: Medium Bomber / Fast Transport
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Consolidated B-24 Liberator
    Consolidated B-24 Liberator
    Type: Heavy Bomber
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Curtiss-Wright C-46 Commando
    Curtiss-Wright C-46 Commando
    Type: Long Range Transport Aircraft
     
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.91 Albatross
    de Havilland DH.91 Albatross
    Type: Passenger Airliner / Mail Plane / General Transport
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 17 (Flying Pencil)
    Dornier Do 17 (Flying Pencil)
    Type: Medium Bomber Aircraft
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 214
    Dornier Do 214
    Type: Long-Range Flying Boat / Transport Aircraft Proposal
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 24
    Dornier Do 24
    Type: Reconnaissance / Transport / Search and Rescue Flying Boat
     
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas B-18 Bolo
    Douglas B-18 Bolo
    Type: Medium Bomber Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    Type: Medium Transport Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas C-54 Skymaster (DC-4)
    Douglas C-54 Skymaster (DC-4)
    Type: Military Transport Aircraft
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas C-74 Globemaster
    Douglas C-74 Globemaster
    Type: Strategic Heavy-Lift Transport Aircraft
     
    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas DC-2
    Douglas DC-2
    Type: Commercial Airliner / Military Transport Aircraft
     
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Fw 200 (Condor)
    Focke-Wulf Fw 200 (Condor)
    Type: Long-Range Maritime Reconnaissance Bomber
     
    1926
    Thumbnail picture of the Ford Trimotor
    Ford Trimotor
    Type: Transport Aircraft / Passenger Airliner
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the General Aircraft Hamilcar
    General Aircraft Hamilcar
    Type: Towed Heavy Glider
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Gotha Go.242
    Gotha Go.242
    Type: Transport Glider
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Gotha Go.244
    Gotha Go.244
    Type: Military Transport
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman Goose (G-21)
    Grumman Goose (G-21)
    Type: Multirole Flying Boat Aircraft
     
    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 111
    Heinkel He 111
    Type: Medium Bomber Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 111Z (Zwilling)
    Heinkel He 111Z (Zwilling)
    Type: Utility Transport
     
    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 70 (Blitz)
    Heinkel He 70 (Blitz)
    Type: Reconnaissance Bomber / Transport Aircraft
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Hughes H-4 Hercules (Spruce Goose)
    Hughes H-4 Hercules (Spruce Goose)
    Type: Heavy-Lift Transport / Flying Boat Prototype
     
    1931
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers G38
    Junkers G38
    Type: Long-Haul Passenger Airliner / Heavy-Lift Long-Range Transport Aircraft
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 252
    Junkers Ju 252
    Type: Passenger / Cargo Transport Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 290
    Junkers Ju 290
    Type: Transport / Heavy Bomber / Maritime Patrol Aircraft
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 352 (Herkules)
    Junkers Ju 352 (Herkules)
    Type: Tri-Motor Utility Transport
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 390 (New York Bomber)
    Junkers Ju 390 (New York Bomber)
    Type: Long-Range Heavy Bomber / Transport
     
    1932
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 52
    Junkers Ju 52
    Type: Tri-Motor Transport / Medium Bomber Aircraft
     
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 86
    Junkers Ju 86
    Type: Passenger Airliner / Reconnaissance Aircraft / Medium Bomber
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawanishi H11K Soku (Blue Sky)
    Kawanishi H11K Soku (Blue Sky)
    Type: Heavy Flying Boat / Transport Proposal
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Kyushu K11W Shiragiku (White Chrysanthemum)
    Kyushu K11W Shiragiku (White Chrysanthemum)
    Type: Advanced Bomber Crew Trainer / Transport / Anti-Submarine Warfare
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 321 Gigant (Giant)
    Messerschmitt Me 321 Gigant (Giant)
    Type: Heavy Cargo Glider Aircraft
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 323 Gigant (Giant)
    Messerschmitt Me 323 Gigant (Giant)
    Type: Heavy Transport
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.08-01 (Amerika Bomber)
    Messerschmitt Me P.08-01 (Amerika Bomber)
    Type: Multirole Heavy Flying Wing Aircraft Proposal
     
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi G3M Rikko (Nell)
    Mitsubishi G3M Rikko (Nell)
    Type: Medium Bomber / Torpedo Bomber
     
    1932
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-20 (Army Type 92)
    Mitsubishi Ki-20 (Army Type 92)
    Type: Four-Engined Long-Range Heavy Bomber Aircraft
     
    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Delta
    Northrop Delta
    Type: Transport Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Piaggio P.108
    Piaggio P.108
    Type: Four-Engine Heavy Bomber
     
    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Savoia-Marchetti SM.81 Pipistrello (Bat)
    Savoia-Marchetti SM.81 Pipistrello (Bat)
    Type: Medium Bomber / Transport Aircraft
     
    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Sikorsky S-43 (Baby Clipper)
    Sikorsky S-43 (Baby Clipper)
    Type: Flying Boat / Amphibious Transport Aircraft
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine B.12/36 (Type 316)
    Supermarine B.12/36 (Type 316)
    Type: Heavy Bomber Prototype
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Tachikawa Ki-77
    Tachikawa Ki-77
    Type: Long-Range Aircraft Prototype
     
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Vickers Warwick
    Vickers Warwick
    Type: Multirole Heavy Bomber Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the WACO Hadrian (CG-4)
    WACO Hadrian (CG-4)
    Type: Towed Military Transport Glider